The 2012 Bologna Ragazzi Awards

Wednesday, March 7, 2012
The 2012 Bologna Ragazzi Awards for the best children's books in terms of graphic and editorial design have been announced. Champagne, cake, confetti, coffee, and CONGRATULATIONS go to:

New Horizons - Mentions


Misunderstanding, written by Farideh Khalatbaree and illustrated by Ali Boozari (Shabaviz Publishing Company, Tehran – Iran)


Waterlife, written and illustrated by Rambharos Jha (Tara Books, Chennai – India)

Opera Prima - Winner


Tabati, written by Nadine R. L. Touma and illustrated by Lara Assouad Khoury (Dar Onboz, Beirut - Lebanon)

Opera Prima - Mention


Grimmie's White Canvas, written and illustrated by Hyunjoo Lee (Sang Publishing, Seoul – Republic of Korea)

Thanks to my friend Jules, one of the Ragazzi jurors, for this information!

Happy World Read Aloud Day ~^0^~